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CHAUVENET (AGS 29)
SURVEYING SHIP
VESSEL STATUS
Class: AGS 29 UIC: 05843
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 02/16/1994 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth: Alameda, CA
Force:
Builder: UPPER CLYDE SB
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 08/19/1966 Commission Date:
Keel Date: 05/24/1967 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 05/13/1968 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 25.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 11/13/1970 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 23.3 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date:
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: Diesel
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: 1996 MARAD RENAMED THE SHIP TEXAS CLIPPER II AS A TRAINING SHIP AT THE TEXAS MARITIME ACADEMY. MAR 2006 BEGAN CONVERSION WORK. THE SHIP WILL BE KNOWN AS THE PACIFIC COLLECTOR AND WILL SUPPORT DOD'S MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA.
Last Updated: 02/26/2008
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